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Cave of the Crystals - Wikipedia

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Cave of the Crystals or Giant Crystal Cave is a cave connected to the Naica Mine 300 metres (980 ft) below the surface in Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico. The main chamber contains giant selenite crystals ...

Where are crystals found - Answers.com

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In rocks, mines....practically everywhere. Crystals are found all around the world. One place is in caves where they can be quite large. Geodes contain crystals ...

Where do crystals grow? | Reference.com

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Solutions rich in minerals found in spacious rock cavities produce large and well- formed crystals. Crystals start to grow on rock walls, on other crystals and on ...

Cave of the Giant Crystals, Mexico - Crystalinks

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Naica is a lead, zinc and silver mine in which large voids have been found, containing crystals of selenite (gypsum) as large as 4 feet in diameter and 50 feet  ...

Next Lecture: Where do gems form and where are they found?

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A similar, familiar processes is formation of salt crystals by evaporation of sea water. The mineral that forms is determined by what the dissolved elements are.

Cave of Crystal Giants — National Geographic Magazine

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Dozens of purple and white crystals push up from it like shards of glass. ... Nothing compares with the giants found in Cueva de los Cristales, or Cave of Crystals.

Giant Crystal Cave's Mystery Solved

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"The caves containing larger crystals will be located in deeper levels with temperatures closer to, but no higher than, 58 degrees Celsius," he said.

The Crystal Cave

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Naica is a lead, zinc and silver mine in which large voids have been found, containing crystals of selenite (gypsum) as large as 4 feet in diameter and 50 feet  ...

BBC - Earth - Ten crystals with weird properties that look like magic

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Jun 22, 2015 ... In 1669, Danish scientist Nicolas Steno noticed that quartz crystals, irrespective of where on Earth they were found, always showed the same ...

The Quartz Page: Rock Crystal

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Nov 2, 2009 ... Of course it was already known that rock crystals can also be found at places that never see snow or ice. But the lack of a better theory let the ...